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Richard Sellar

Richard Sellar

President at Stellar One Consulting

Recent posts by Richard Sellar

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Overcoming 'Gravity' in the Workplace

By Richard Sellar on 2/4/20 6:55 AM

As I speak to customers and employees about their daily struggles, I have come to better understand the challenges that all of us face on a regular basis. There are many things in this world that hold us back, keep us from converting our potential energy to kinetic energy, moving from opportunity to accomplishment. I have come to call these things 'Gravity', as they are holding us in place and keeping us from breaking free to accomplish the big goals in our universe. Keep us from getting off the ground and heading for the stars. Gravity kills inertia and inhibits progress. It drags us down instead of lifting us up.

Topics: Small Business Help
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4 Risks of Changing Your Current ERP System

By Richard Sellar on 6/28/19 7:28 AM

Modern ERP systems are vastly superior to those of a decade ago and can revolutionize the way your business performs – if implemented correctly. That said, changing your ERP system comes with risks that you should address before making a change.

Topics: ERP Software Implementation Small Business Help
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Implementing an ERP System: Positioning for Success

By Richard Sellar on 2/21/18 7:33 AM

If you run a small to midsized manufacturing or distribution business, you and your colleagues wear many hats to achieve success; as you start to grow, however, you’ll need to hire more specialized staff to focus on specific functions. While this will help your growth, it has the downside of making effective communication challenging – more people equals difficulty sharing information across departments and could make you slower to respond to competitors and changing market conditions.

Topics: ERP Software Implementation Small Business Help
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Managing Your Time During an ERP Implementation

By Richard Sellar on 2/6/18 8:26 AM

Conducting day-to-day tasks while your small or medium-sized business implements a new ERP system is a challenge that often gets overlooked. 

Topics: ERP Software Implementation Small Business Help
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5 Critical Steps for a Successful ERP Implementation

By Richard Sellar on 1/26/18 5:39 AM

Small and midsized businesses tread carefully around their decision to implement a new ERP system. 

Topics: ERP Software Implementation Small Business Help
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How to Eliminate Fear of Your Competitors with SAP Business One

By Richard Sellar on 12/12/17 9:46 AM

Are your sales professionals worried about going head to head with one or more of your competitors when new opportunities arise? 

Topics: SAP Business One Implementation Small Business Help
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5 Reasons Your Future is Cloudy

By Richard Sellar on 10/17/17 7:37 AM

Your future is cloudy, not because it’s uncertain (although it is), but rather because businesses are increasingly turning to cloud services to simplify their landscape and focus on what makes them successful.

The cloud is everywhere, including in our personal lives – our emails, photos, music, etc. live in the cloud – but some businesses cling to the idea that managing their own hardware is the way to go.

Here are 5 reasons you should run your systems in the cloud.

Topics: ERP Software Implementation Small Business Help
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Could a Natural Disaster Sideline Your Business?

By Richard Sellar on 10/10/17 7:21 AM

You’ve put time and money into your business – could an unfortunate event cause you to lose everything?

Topics: Small Business Help
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Does Your Company Take Deadlines Seriously?

By Richard Sellar on 9/14/17 7:33 AM

The deadline. It’s a time set in stone, a point of no return.

Or is it?

Topics: ERP Software Implementation Small Business Help
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How to Get Your Project Across the Finish Line

By Richard Sellar on 9/7/17 7:12 AM

You’ve set the deadline. You’ve outlined the steps to get your project done. Now you have a problem.

What do you do first? What if your motivation lags? Where do you focus when there are a million pieces of the project puzzle?

Topics: ERP Software Implementation Small Business Help

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